Medical Semiology Guide of the Respiratory System

Medical Semiology Guide of the Respiratory System

1st Edition - November 20, 2019

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  • Author: Manuela Stoicescu
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128161142
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128161135

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Medical Semiology Guide of the Respiratory System provides a comprehensive understanding of medical semiology to facilitate the learning process and stimulate medical thinking in respiratory medicine. Highly illustrated, with many original images from the author’s daily medical practice, the book highlights all signs of diseases and important semiological maneuvers. Each chapter incorporates a specific questionnaire with important questions that need to be addressed in different situations to obtain valuable information to help in medical thinking and in the formulation of a diagnosis.

Key Features

  • Contains comprehensive coverage of respiratory semiology for proper patient diagnosis
  • Includes original, real-world clinical cases from medical practice to help in the development and formation of medical clinical thinking
  • Contains visual and diagnostic aides in the form of original images that present rare, special situation and difficult to find diseases


Pulmonary researchers, pulmonologists and medical students

Table of Contents

  • 1. Questionnaire
    2. The Main Symptoms of the Respiratory Diseases
    3. The Objective Examination
    4. The Objective Examination of the Thorax
    5. The Complementary Investigations
    6. Respiratory Clinical Cases

Product details

  • No. of pages: 366
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2019
  • Published: November 20, 2019
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128161142
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128161135

About the Author

Manuela Stoicescu

Dr. Manuela Stoicescu is a Consultant Internal Medicine Doctor and Assistant Professor of the Medical Disciplines Department in the University of Oradea in Romania. She is Member of Romanian Society of Internal Medicine, Member of Romanian Society of Cardiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry and Member of the Balcanic Society of Medicine. She has been an invited speaker at 24 International Conferences, is an editorial board member for three ISSN Journals in the US and published four books in both English and Romanian.

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant, Internal Medicine and Assistant Professor, Medical Disciplines Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oradea, Romania

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  • Mihnea A. Fri Mar 20 2020

    A very informational and well written book

    I recommend this book to everyone studying medicine or with a general interest in medicine an semiology. I personally had Dr. Stoicescu as a Professor for semiology and can assure everyone who is considering to purchase this book, that she is a very knowledgeable professional!

  • Teodora Sun Feb 16 2020

    Good book

    Congratulations for your great work!

  • Rodica Tue Jul 09 2019

    Very important book!

    The Medical Semiology Guide of the Respiratory System it is a very important book for it complex information ang pictures that support teaching and learning. Congratulations for your hard work, Dr. Manuela Stoicescu!

  • Ajub D. Sun Jun 02 2019

    Very well written and interesting book

    Im a student of Dr. Stoicecsu in Oradea, Romania and this book is like her teaching. Very good examples easy to read and learn. 5/5